The first table below looks at the demand for ITIL Certification in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ITIL Certification over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Kent region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certification
Rank 39 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Contract jobs citing ITIL Certification 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 0.71% 0.73% -
As % of the Qualifications category 4.65% 3.85% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £130 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.50 £20.38 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-43.55% +1.87%
Qualifications Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
43 52 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 15.25% 18.91% 17.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 31 23
Average daily rate £350 £286 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.27% -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £150 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -41.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ITIL Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

ITIL Certification
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Kent region.

ITIL Certification Daily Rate Trend in Kent

ITIL Certification
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ITIL Certification across the Kent region.

ITIL Certification Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

ITIL Certification
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ITIL Certification within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Whitstable - - - - 2
ITIL Certification
South East

ITIL Certification
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office

ITIL Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Kent region citing ITIL Certification also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited ITIL Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Process Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Six Sigma
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) Process Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) Matrix Management
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory